All the latest news about comedy and comedians: stand-up, TV sitcoms and sketch shows, comedy movies, etc…
Sun 16 December 2012
Wrestler Raven performs stand-up
London gig next year
16/12/2012 … American wrestler Raven is coming to the UK – to perform comedy.
Sat 15 December 2012
Katt Williams pulls his show
...with just 15 minutes' notice
15/12/2012 … Katt Williams has cancelled a show with just 15 minutes' notice.
A reunion? Absolutely!
(Well, probably, as sketch team mark 20th anniversary)
15/12/2012 … The cast of cult television sketch show Absolutely are reuniting to celebrate their 20th anniversary.
Show me the bunny!
Comedy video competition launches... but there's a twist
15/12/2012 … Leading comedy production company Hat Trick are to launch a short video competition – inspired by their own logo.
Justin Bieber: The sitcom?
Series in development
15/12/2012 … Justin Bieber’s life is set to be turned into a sitcom.
Fri 14 December 2012
Jack Whitehall to play Princess Di
As Sky's Psychobitches returns
14/12/2012 … Jack Whitehall is to play Princess Diana in a potentially controversial Sky series.
Cheers to be remade... in Irish
14/12/2012 … Cheers is to be remade in the Irish language.
Talk about political Mandarins...
Chinese PM's wife worked on Yes Minister
14/12/2012 … China’s new Prime Minister could be learning how to deal with obstructive civil servants from Yes Minister – thanks to his wife.